Star turn

Star turn

The very long exposure time (over an hour) for this image has resulted in the earths movement creating star trails. The little monument is believed to have once been a windmill and sits in a field. A scene I have driven past on many occasions, I knew it would take a different approach to work as a photographic image. The light on the horizon, resembling the rising sun, is in fact light pollution from nearby streetlights.
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Date:
18/02/13
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Photographer:
Mark McColl

Star turn

The very long exposure time (over an hour) for this image has resulted in the earths movement creating star trails. The little monument is believed to have once been a windmill and sits in a field. A scene I have driven past on many occasions, I knew it would take a different approach to work as a photographic image. The light on the horizon, resembling the rising sun, is in fact light pollution from nearby streetlights.
Ref:
Date:
18/02/13
Location:
Photographer:
Mark McColl